Food & Beverage Production

FASTER WV Cottage Food image bread baker!















Click HERE to watch the recorded FASTER WV Cottage Food Sales Webinar held on June 10, 2020!


Link to Advantage Valley’s Food & Beverage Production Playbook


Link to West Virginia Farmer’s Market Vendor Guide


Link to West Virginia Cottage Food Bill


Link to Cottage Food Label Review Request Form


Link to WV Farmer’s Market List


A Guide to Start a Cottage Food Business in West Virginia


Link to Farmers Market Vendor Permit


Link to County Health Department (Food Establishment Permit)


Link to District Sanitarian (Food Manufacturing Permit)


Link to Panelist Lacy Davidson Ferguson at the WV Department of Agriculture 


Link to Panelist Greg Christian and Toms Creek Family Farm on Facebook (and his maple syrup!)





Contact Robbie Parker at WV Small Business Development Center (FASTER WV Business Coach for Kanawha, Putnam, Lincoln, Boone & Clay Counties)

(304) 553-9692 or via email at


Contact Jules Bills at Unlimited Future, Inc. (FASTER WV Business Coach for Cabell and Wayne Counties)

(304) 697-3007 or via email at


Contact Terrell Ellis at Advantage Valley 

(304) 546-7323 or via email at  


BridgeValley CTC’s Kauffman FAST TRAC 8 week entrepreneurship class:  Next class starts August 13!

Contact Robbie Parker at WV SBDC to enroll in this class at


Unlimited Future, Inc.’s PLANNING FOR PROFIT 8 week entrepreneurship class:  Next classes starts September 1! 

Click here to enroll in class: